Applique · Quilts · Sewing

A Foray into Applique

Hey, it rhymes! Anyhow, I took a break at lunch to work on an applique design for the sample quilt I'm planning.  I want one block to have a sewing machine applique to represent my love of sewing and I'd been searching for the perfect design but none seemed quite right for me.  Then it… Continue reading A Foray into Applique

Sewing · Toys

Fig’s New Clothes

When last we left our hero, Fig, he was a bit bare.  In need, you might say, of a fig leaf for dignity's sake.  He needed clothes, Bud insisted.  So we found some paper (packing material from an Amazon box fit the bill nicely) and sat down together to make our patterns: These are the… Continue reading Fig’s New Clothes